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    new dynamics of ageing volume 1

    Paperback £23.70

    A comprehensive multi-disciplinary overview of the very latest research on ageing, concentrating on three major themes: active ageing, design for ageing well and the relationship between ageing and socio-economic development.

    A Journalism Handbook for Media Entrepreneurs

    By Arkbound Foundation

    Paperback £5.99

    What does it take to become a journalist? How do journalists work, and is it possible to start your very own media outlet from scratch? A Journalism Handbook for Media Entrepreneurs provides a comprehensive guide to aspiring journalists looking to enter this exciting and fast moving industry.

    Masculinity in Contemporary Science Fiction Cinema

    By Marianne Kac-Vergne

    Hardback £61.11

    First full account of men & masculinity in modern science fiction cinema.

    Islamic Capital Markets and Products

    By Rifaat Ahmed Abdel Karim

    Hardback £87.46

    Ensure Basel III compliance with expert analysis specific to Islamic Finance Islamic Capital Markets and Products provides a thorough examination of Islamic capital markets ICM, with particular attention to the products that they offer and the legal and regulatory infrastructure within which they operate.

    Jane Crow

    By Rosalind Rosenberg

    Hardback £22.69

    Pauli Murray 1910-1985 played pivotal roles in both the modern civil rights and women's movements. In the 1950s, her legal scholarship helped Thurgood Marshall to shift his course and attack segregation frontally in Brown v. Board of Education. In the 1960s, Murray persuaded Betty Friedan to help her found an...

    Grace Under Pressure

    By P G Quince

    Paperback £5.99

    "When I see light and dark, on off, on off, something weird happens inside me... Something changes, slows down. I can think again. I can find myself hidden in there somewhere..." Grace Sanderson's abusive childhood leaves her seeking a 'better brain' and wishing she could be 'reincarnated'. She is...

    On Video Games

    By Soraya Murray

    Hardback £63.66

    Video games are a defining part of mass visual culture.

    Why Stuff Matters

    By Jen Waldo

    Hardback £10.25

    Anne Tyler meets Raymond Carver . . . a witty domestic novel set in small-town Texas.

    World of Three Zeroes

    By Muhammad Yunus

    Paperback £11.45

    The capitalist system, in its current form, is broken. Here, a Nobel Peace Prize-winner outlines his radical economic vision for fixing it. Eight individuals now own more wealth than 50 per cent of the global population, and high unemployment in many countries means that people's skills, knowledge, and creativity are...

    Custard, Culverts and Cake

    Paperback £13.70

    Leading scholars from the Academic Archers network combine a love of The Archers with their specialist subjects, in Custard, Culverts and Cake - a sometimes serious, but most often wry look at the people of Ambridge. Scholars take on subjects such as food, geography, social media, faith and naturally, the...

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